This project's mission was to give Scots women their rightful place in history.
To mark 100 years since the end of World War One, YouthLink Scotland worked with five youth projects and the National Library of Scotland to highlight the incredible Scottish women who helped win the war. We are Youngwummin.
Youth work and the women's movement
In 2017, our first Scotswummin project investigated how girl-led organisations and initiatives played a vital role in empowering generations of young women to break down barriers, challenge conventional wisdom and blaze new trails. Download our Heritage Report to discover youth work's contribution to the women's movement.
What does youth work have to do with feminism? Our Scotswummin report explores how the two are inter-related, both historically and presently.
Take a look at a range of blogs that have been written as part of the Scotswummin project.
#Scotswummin: young people researching and celebrating awesome women
Our Project Officer Amy tells us who Scotswummin are and what the project planned to do.
What does youth work have to do with feminism?
Researcher Lisa explores what the women's movement of the 1970s has done for youth work today.